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Mutts: The Comic Art Of Patrick McDonnell

Mutts The Comic Art Of Patrick McDonnell With its expressive art and humorous often philosophical musings Mutts has become one of the most popular comic strips in the world with an estimated daily readership of million Peanuts creator

  • Title: Mutts: The Comic Art Of Patrick McDonnell
  • Author: Patrick McDonnell John Carlin
  • ISBN: 9780810946163
  • Page: 296
  • Format: Hardcover
  • With its expressive art and humorous, often philosophical musings, Mutts has become one of the most popular comic strips in the world, with an estimated daily readership of 50 million Peanuts creator Charles Schulz called Mutts one of the best comic strips of all time Simpsons creator Matt Groening concurs Mutts cheers me up every day It s not only sweet, simple, and fWith its expressive art and humorous, often philosophical musings, Mutts has become one of the most popular comic strips in the world, with an estimated daily readership of 50 million Peanuts creator Charles Schulz called Mutts one of the best comic strips of all time Simpsons creator Matt Groening concurs Mutts cheers me up every day It s not only sweet, simple, and funny a rare combination it s also the best drawn comic strip around This comprehensive volume, the first to focus on the entire range of Patrick McDonnell s art, includes not only a vast collection of his Mutts strips, but also sketches, paintings, and wood carvings by the man who has made Earl the dog and Mooch the cat such beloved contemporary icons.McDonnell s text which serves as autobiography, comic history, character explication, and art history rolled into one lets readers into his private universe to observe his process, influences, and passions The result is an intimate and revealing look at the complexities of the cartooning craft and the forces that drive his own creative endeavors Author Bio Patrick McDonnell illustrated the Russell Baker Sunday Observer column for the New York Times Magazine and Bad Baby, a monthly comic strip for Parents magazine, before creating Mutts in 1994 McDonnell has also been a regular contributor to Sports Illustrated, Reader s Digest, Time, and many other national magazines, is the coauthor of the Abrams book Krazy Kat The Comic Art of George Herriman, and is on the board of directors of the Humane Society of the United States John Carlin has been a lawyer, college professor, art critic, music producer, and TV director He is currently organizing a survey of 20th century American comics, cartoons, and comic books for the Museum of Contemporary Art and the UCLA Hammer Museum in Los Angeles Cofounder of the media design and production company Funny Garbage, he is also founder and creative director of the Red Hot Organization, a not for profit music and video production company.

    The Official MUTTS Shop Artwork, Books, Gifts More for Shop comic strip prints, apparel, stationery, pet toys and based on Patrick McDonnell s award winning comic strip Plus EVERY purchase helps animals Mutts Mutts is a daily comic strip created by Patrick McDonnell in Distributed by King Features Syndicate, it follows the adventures of Earl, a dog, and Mooch, a cat.Earl and Mooch interact with each other, their human owners, and also the animals around their neighborhood Peanuts creator Charles Schulz praised Mutts, calling it one of the best comic strips of all time. Mutts by Patrick McDonnell Comics Kingdom Mutts is a comic strip, created by Patrick McDonnell, that explores the special bond between animals and their guardians, and the endearing friendship of Earl, the dog, and Mooch the cat. The Mutts Diaries Mutts Kids Patrick McDonnell The Mutts Diaries Mutts Kids Patrick McDonnell on FREE shipping on qualifying offers The first Mutts collection in the AMP Comics for Kids series The beloved characters in Mutts have a special appeal to kids The warm humor and friendship between unlikely characters create a special blend Earl is a small mutt with a big heart who cheerfully tugs at the leash on the walk The Best of MUTTS Patrick McDonnell, Alice Sebold, Glen The Best of MUTTS Patrick McDonnell, Alice Sebold, Glen David Gold on FREE shipping on qualifying offers Patrick McDonnell s MUTTS is up there with Peanuts, Pogo, Krazy Kat , and Calvin and Hobbes cartoons that are smart and funny Mutt A mutt is a mongrel a dog of unknown ancestry Mutt may also refer to Today on WuMo Comics by Wulff Morgenthaler GoComics Welcome to GoComics, the world s largest comic strip site for online classic strips like Calvin and Hobbes, Dilbert, Non Sequitur, Get Fuzzy, Luann, Pearl Before Swine, Chickweed Lane and Comics The Washington Post Send your questions, comments and suggestions about Washington Post online comics, puzzles and games to diversions washpost.Interested in syndicating one of our comics Comic Strips Comics Kingdom With classic characters, both familiar and new, Comics Kingdom is home to than of the greatest, most loved comic strips and panels Browse our full alphabetical list, or explore by category. Rue Royale Fine Art Re Created Lithography Prints Rue Royale Fine Art specializes in re created lithography from some of the worlds most famous images from AFI s top movies from the th century Visit our gallery in Las Vegas today

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    1. Wonderful book. Mutts is my all-time favorite comic strip. It's cute, funny, and has a great social conscience, all at the same time. I'd be hard pressed to choose which of the daily strips is my favorite, because so many are so special and endearing. For a week twice a year (I think) the truly talented Patrick McDonnell devotes the strip to bringing up the subject of animal shelters, and pet adoptions. Some of those are heartbreaking, because they are so true and to the point, but they are just [...]

    2. I love the comic strip Mutts, which features Earl the dog and Mooch the cat as well as their animal and human friends. This entertaining book tells how Patrick McDonnell came to create the strip and his continuing inspiration from and to other artists and comic creators.It's not all just dry telling-about. There are lots of comics there to illustrate whatever he's talking about. Recommended for those who like Mutts, comic strips, or art. You might even learn something, but you'll certainly be en [...]

    3. A truly enjoyable volume for the person who already enjoys Mutts. A simple book that introduces the creator and his animals and his comic characters. There is wonderful art and some nice additions about Mr. Mcdonell's creative process and his inspirations. Very little exposition and rather perfectly simple like his strip.

    4. More than a collection of cartoon strips, this hefty tome includes also McDonnell's thinking about his art and its sources, and a brief essay on his work. What I found especially valuable was the identification of some of the sources for the large Sunday title panels, which include Miro and Andy Warhol, Maxfield Parrish and Matisse, as well as artists I was unfamiliar with.

    5. This is a great book. I love to see the process of sketching a strip, and in this book, I was not only available to see it, but also, a big part of the creation process. I have loved Mutts since I first read it, and this is a good companion of the strips.

    6. Love this guy and in this book he goes into a lot of where is early comics inspiration came from . . . great stuff!

    7. I ordered my copy from the Mutts website, and it's autographed by Patrick McDonnell, with a drawing of Mooch! &=)

    8. Yesh!Mr. McDonnell clearly owes much to Mr. Schulz, and this book is the public confession of love, loyalty, and warm puppies to the late great Chuck.

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